Raising an eyebrow in the face of danger, Akshan fights evil with dashing charisma, righteous vengeance, and a conspicuous lack of shirts. He is highly skilled in the art of stealth combat, able to evade the eyes of his enemies and reappear when they least expect him. With a keen sense of justice and a legendary death-reversing weapon, he rights the wrongs of Runeterra's many scoundrels while living by his own moral code: “Don't be an ass.”
Jinx's ultimate does less damage the closer you are to her.
Jinx's snare grenades have a long cooldown and are her primary means of protecting herself. If she misses with them she will have a hard time escaping if engaged upon.
Jinx's minigun takes time to ramp up. If you see her poking with rockets try to jump on her and burst her down.
The stats provided here clarify several significant Akshan against Jinx counter statistics that can help you figure out the differences between these two champions. For instance, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Jinx’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting capability than Jinx..
Akshan usually has a similar longest killing spree as their enemy does. Commonly, they receives a similar amount of damage to Jinx. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Akshan usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Jinx, with a 50.1% win rate. As a result, Akshan makes an ok counter for Jinx.
While Akshan does have a higher winrate than Jinx, when facing one another, Akshan also has a much lower learning curve that makes them a less difficult champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Akshan into Jinx.
Furthermore, Akshan also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Jinx. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Akshan vs Jinx matchups, Akshan is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.
Akshan is a decent counter to Jinx. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Akshan against Jinx.
To learn all of the intricacies of Akshan in order to counter Jinx during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Akshan usually picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Jinx. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Akshan versus Jinx build consist of Kraken Slayer, Guinsoo's Rageblade, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Akshan combined at least these three pieces in their build, they performed a lot better vs Jinx than with many other common builds. In fact, Akshan had an average win rate of 50.1% when countering Jinx with these items in their kit.
To have the greatest chance of crushing Jinx as Akshan, you should equip the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Akshan vs Jinx counterpicks, this composite of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.1% winrate overall.
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